Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality

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Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality
Municipio Alberto Arvelo Torrealba
Municipality
Offeecial seal o Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality
Seal
Location in Barinas
Location in Barinas
Map shawin the location o Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality within Venezuela
Map shawin the location o Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality within Venezuela
Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality
Location in Venezuela
Coordinates: 8°48′N 70°01′W / 8.8°N 70.02°W / 8.8; -70.02Coordinates: 8°48′N 70°01′W / 8.8°N 70.02°W / 8.8; -70.02
Kintra  Venezuela
State Barinas
Municipal seat Sabaneta
Govrenment
 • Mayor Aníbal José Chávez Frías (MVR)
Aurie
 • Total 769 km2 (297 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Tot 41,232
 • Density 54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone VET (UTC−04:00)
Aurie code(s) 0273
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

The Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality is ane o the 12 municipalities (municipios) that mak up the Venezuelan state o Barinas an, accordin tae the 2011 census bi the Naitional Institute o Statistics o Venezuelae, the municipality haes a population o 41,232. [1] The town o Sabaneta is the Coonty seat o the Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality. The municipality is namit for Alberto Arvelo Torrealba.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The toun o Sabaneta wis foondit bi Juan de Alhama in 1787.

Economy[eedit | eedit soorce]

The main industry in this municipality is the production o succar.

Demographics[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality, accordin tae a 2007 population estimate bi the Naitional Institute o Statistics o Venezuela, haes a population o 36,363 (up frae 33,190 in 2000). This amunts tae 4.8% o the state's population. The municipality's population density is 47.3 inhabitants per square kilometre (123/sq mi).

Govrenment[eedit | eedit soorce]

The mayor o the Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality is Anibal José Chávez Frías, electit on 31 October 2004 wi 99% o the vote.[2] He replacit Noel Zamudia shortly efter the elections.[3] The municipality is dividit intae twa pairishes; Sabaneta an Rodríguez Domínguez.[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. http://www.geohive.com/cntry/venezuela_ext.aspx
  2. http://www.cne.gob.ve/regionales2004/5/alcaldedis=0&edo=5&mun=9&par=0&cen=0&mesa=0&cua=0.html
  3. (PDF) https://web.archive.org/20061002063906/http://www.cne.gob.ve/estadisticas/e016.pdf. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on October 2, 2006. Retrieved March 15, 2008.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
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